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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Donna Tigno is a pulmonology specialist in Oakland, California and she works at several hospitals in the area, including Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. She got her diploma from University of California Davis School of Medicine and did her internship at UCSF. Dr. Donna Tigno completed her residency program in internal medicine at University of California San Diego, where she also did a fellowship in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine. The doctor is certified in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine and has an experience of more than 20 years.

  • Education & Training


    University of California Davis

    Medical School





    University of California San Diego University of California San Diego



    University of California San Diego


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease

  • Hospital & Practice

    Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (510) 204-6440

    2001 Dwight Way

    Berkeley, California 94704

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Donna Tigno has contributed to 3 publications.

    Function of Kv1.5 channels and genetic variations of KCNA5 in patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension.

    Remillard, C.V., Tigno, D.D., Platoshyn, O., Burg, E.D., Brevnova, E.E., Conger, D., Nicholson, A., Rana, B.K., Channick, R.N., Rubin, L.J., O'connor, D.T., Yuan, J.X.; Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2007 May.

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    Enhanced expression of transient receptor potential channels in idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension.

    Yu, Y., Fantozzi, I., Remillard, C.V., Landsberg, J.W., Kunichika, N., Platoshyn, O., Tigno, D.D., Thistlethwaite, P.A., Rubin, L.J., Yuan, J.X.; Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Sep 21.

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    Bone morphogenetic proteins induce apoptosis in human pulmonary vascular smooth muscle cells.

    Zhang, S., Fantozzi, I., Tigno, D.D., Yi, E.S., Platoshyn, O., Thistlethwaite, P.A., Kriett, J.M., Yung, G., Rubin, L.J., Yuan, J.X.; Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2003 Sep.

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